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Podcast Episode 121 – Mindfulness, Attention, and Building Healthy Interactions through Applications with Rakhi Parekh

Rakhi is product design lead at lumosity.com and long-time meditator.  You’ll inevitably know Lumosity which is designed to improve memory, increase focus, and feel sharper and is known as the leading brain training app, personalized for you.  Rakhi uses her proven experience in human-centered design to do some amazing things to help people through a digital experience. Our conversation tackles …

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Are you Agile enough? You’re Doing it Wrong

One thing that I’ve found leads to failed adoption of good methods and methodologies is the rigidity of defining when you are actually successful in that system. Let’s use a couple of examples… You could use many different versions of the meme: Are you DevOps enough? Are you Agile enough? Are you Keto enough? I use the capitalized phrasing because …

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Podcast Episode 120 – Solving the Kubernetes Day 2 Challenge and Lessons in Product Development with Tenry Fu and Tina Nolte of Spectro Cloud

Tenry Fu is the co-founder of Spectro Cloud and Tina Nolte leads out development as VP of product. Together, with a strong foundation in creating business value using open technologies, Tenry and Tina share the story of Spectro Cloud and much more. We explore the story of Spectro Cloud, the challenges of Day 0, 1, and 2, with operating Kubernetes, …

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Podcast Episode 119 – Why Erasing Data is Not Enough and Lessons in Careers in Tech with Nathan Jones of WhiteCanyon Software

Nathan Jones is the co-founder of WhiteCanyon Software.  What begins as a story about what to do with all the old systems in your company before you let them go traverses the spectrum as we discussion data protection, personal and corporate practices around data security, and much more.  Nathan and I have a fantastic conversation that also covers tons of great …